Artist Birthday 26th January, Rupprecht Geiger

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Artist Birthday 26th January

Rupprecht Geiger was born in Munich Germany on 26th January 1908

He started work as an architect but is well known for his colour fields of painting and his absalute passion for the colour red.

Geiger died in Munich on 6th December 2009

Rupprecht Geiger  Rupprecht Geiger art

Artist Birthday 25th January, Govert Flinck

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Artist Birthday 25th January

Govert Teuniszoon Flinck was born in Kleve the Dutch Republick on the 25th January 1615.

He was a painter urging the Dutch golden age and worked with the likes of Rembrandt who finished some of his work after his death.

Govert died in Amsterdam on 2nd February 1660.

Govern Finck  Govern Finck art

Artist Birthday 23rd January Édouard Manet

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Artist Birthday 23rd January

Édouard Manet was born in Paris on 23rd January 1832

A wealthy man and part of the Impressionist movement

Édouard died in Paris after having his leg removed, 30th April 1883

Édouard Manet.  Édouard Manet art

Artist Birthday 22nd January, Moïse Kisling

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Artist Birthday 22nd January

Moïse Kisling was born in Kracków Poland on 22nd January 1891

he moved to France at the age of 20 and eventually became friends with Picasso, he served in the French foreign Leigon bet had to leave France during WW2, he returner to France after the war.

Moïse died in Sanary-Sur-Mer in a residential area named father him on 29th April

Moïse Kisling   Moïse Kisling art

Artist Birthday 21st January, Adriaen Van dear Werff

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Artist Birthday 21st Januay

Adriaen Van ber Werff was born in Kralingen Neverlands on 21st January 1659

He was a famous enough Dutch painter of erotic portraits, he had his own studio at the age of 17.

Adriaen  died in Rotterdam on 12th November 1722

Artiaen van ber werr    Adriaen van der WErff art

 

 

Artist Birthday 20th January Clarice Cliff

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Artist Birthday 20th January

Clarice Cliff was born in Tunstall S.O.Trent on 20th January 1899.

She started painting at an early age when visiting relatives who worked in the ceramics factories around Stoke on Trent, she would make papier-mâché-mâché models at school.

Clarice died suddenly on 23rd October 1972

Clarice Cliff  Clarice Cliff artwork

Artist Birthday 19th January Sophie Taeuber-Arp

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Artist Birthday 19th January

Sophie Henriette Gertrude Taeuber-Arp was born in Davos Switzerland on 19th January 1889.

She was considered the leader in Geometric Art and she was involved in the Dada movement

Sophie died in Switzerland on 13th January 1943.

Sophie Taeuber  Sophie Taeuber Art

Artist Birthday, 19th January, Paul Cécanne

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Artist Birthday 19th January

Paul Cécanne was born in Aix-en-Provence on 19th January 1839

He was a Post Immpressionist and considered to be the artist who bridged the way for Cubism in the 20th Centry.

Paul caught phnewmonia whiles out painting and died in Aix-en-Provence on 22nd October 1906

Paul Cécanne  Paul Cécanne art